Callulops wilhelmanus (Loveridge, 1948)

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Microhylidae > Subfamily: Asterophryinae > Genus: Callulops > Species: Callulops wilhelmanus

Asterophrys pansa wilhelmana Loveridge, 1948, Bull. Mus. Comp. Zool., 101: 419. Holotype: MCZ 25910, by original designation. Type locality: "Mount Wilhelm, 8,000 feet, Bismarck Range, Madang Division, Australian New Guinea [Chimbu Province, Papua New Guinea] ... Taken beneath logs in the forest".

Asterophrys wilhelmanaZweifel, 1956, Am. Mus. Novit., 1766: 9; Dubois, Ohler, and Pyron, 2021, Megataxa, 5: 691, by implication. See comment under Callulops

Phrynomantis wilhelmanaZweifel, 1972, Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist., 148: 505.

Callulops wilhelmanusDubois, 1988, Alytes, 7: 1-5.

English Names

Wilhelm Callulops Frog (Frank and Ramus, 1995, Compl. Guide Scient. Common Names Amph. Rept. World: 88).


Central mountain ranges of Papua New Guinea in Southern Highlands, Western Highlands, Eastern Highlands, and Chimbu provinces.

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Papua New Guinea

Endemic: Papua New Guinea


See brief account by Menzies, 1976, Handb. Common New Guinea Frogs: 52-53. Menzies, 2006, Frogs New Guinea & Solomon Is.: 247, provided a brief account.

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